Dreams have been described as dress rehearsals for real life, opportunities to gratify wishes, and a form of nocturnal therapy. A new theory aims to make sense of it all.
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Christopher Bergland is a retired ultra-endurance athlete turned science writer, public health advocate, and promoter of cerebellum ("little brain") optimization.
Analyzing stride-to-stride fluctuations in someone's walking pattern may be a novel way to test for cognitive decline in older adults, a new study suggests.
New research sheds light on why the songs we hear repeatedly as teenagers make a lasting, lifelong impression.
Having an abundance of oxytocin (aka the "love hormone") receptors may not increase every animals' odds of monogamy, a new study reports.
New research suggests that virtual reality-based "doppelganger avatars" that physically resemble an individual can help some people improve their public speaking.
New research sheds light on how the "left brain" and "right brain" work together in previously unrecognized ways.
A new device makes it possible to monitor signs of burnout via a wearable skin patch.